K To 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites – School Year 2018-2019

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DepEd Order No.02, s. 2019 School Year 2018-2019 K to 12 Basic Education Program End of School Year Rites To: Undersecretaries Assistant Secretaries Bureau and Service Directors Regional Directors Regional Secretary, ARMM Schools Division Superintendents Public and Private Elementary and Secondary School Heads All Others Concerned 1. For School Year (SY) 2018-2019, the Department of Education (DepEd)  announces the conduct of the following End-of-School-Year (EOSY) Rites: 2. The 2019  ceremonies shall focus on the theme Pagkakaisa sa Pagkakaiba-iba:  Kalidad na Edukasyon para sa Lahat (Unity in Diversity: Quality Education for All). Schools,…

Election Offenses Punishable by Law for DepEd Officials, Employees

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The Department of Education (DepEd) issued DepEd Order No. 048 s. 2018 – Prohibition on Electioneering and Partisan Political Activity as a reminder to all its officials, teaching and nonteaching personnel on the constitutional prohibition against electioneering and conduct of partisan political activity. Article IX-B, Section 2(b), paragraph 4 of the 1987 Constitution states that no officer or employee in the civil service shall engage, directly or indirectly, in any electioneering or partisan political campaign. The Omnibus Election Code, as amended, prohibits government officials and employees from engaging in any…

DepEd Early Registration Schedule in Public Schools for S.Y. 2019-2020

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Starting this January 2019, the Department of Education (DepEd) is scheduled to conduct the Early Registration for the incoming Kindergarten, Grades 1, 7 and 11 learners in all public schools nationwide. Last year, January 26, 2018, the Department of Education issued DepEd  Order No.3, s.2018 –  that enclosed the Basic Education Enrollment Policy which states that: The Department of Education (DepEd) issues the enclosed Basic Education  Enrollment Policy for School Year 2018-2019 and the subsequent school years thereafter, to  institutionalize an efficient enrollment process in public and private schools, and state/local universities and colleges…

FY 2017 PBB UPDATE as of Jan. 21, 2019 | DepEd Performance-Based Bonus

2017 PBB Update

FY 2017 PBB Update: January 21, 2019. DepED provides update on release of FY 2017 PBB for school-based personnel The Department of Education (DepEd) notifies its school-based personnel that as of January 21, DepED Region III has started releasing the Performance-Based Bonus (PBB) for Fiscal Year (FY) 2017. The Schools Division Offices (SDOs) of the National Capital Region (NCR) and Regions IV-A, XI, and XII have received their Special Allotment Release Order (SARO) from their respective Department of Budget and Management (DBM) Regional Offices. SAROs are also being processed by…

Implementing Rules and Regulations of Republic Act No. 10627 – The Anti-Bullying Act of 2013

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  IMPLEMENTING RULES AND REGULATIONS OF REPUBLIC ACT NO. 10627, OTHERWISE KNOWN AS THE ANTI-BULLYING ACT OF 2013   Pursuant to the provisions of Section 7 of Republic Act No. 10627, this Order is hereby issued to implement the provisions of the Act.   RULE I PRELIMINARY PROVISIONS Section 1. Short Title. These rules shall be known as the “Implementing Rules and Regulations of the Anti-Bullying Act of 2013.”   Section 2. Scope and Coverage. These rules shall cover all public and private kindergarten, elementary and secondary schools and learning centers.  …

DepEd Clarifications on the Applicability of Amended Christmas Break to Public, Private Schools

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DepEd clarifies applicability of amended Christmas break to public, private schools Teachers in elementary and secondary public schools may begin their Christmas vacation for 2018 on December 16, following the memorandum issued by the Office of Undersecretary for Planning and Field Operations to the Department of Education’s (DepEd) Regional Offices and Schools Division Offices in view of DepEd Order No. 49, series 2018, or “Amendments to DepEd Order No. 25, s. 2018 (School Calendar for School Year 2018-2019).” However, teachers may still be required to report and render services from…

DepEd: Christmas Vacation Will Officially Start on Dec. 15. Classes Resumes Jan. 2, 2019

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To give students and teachers enough time to spend Christmas with their families, the Department of Education (DepEd) has adjusted the school calendar to allow for an earlier and longer Christmas break. In a directive to public and private elementary and secondary schools, Secretary Leonor Briones announced that the Christmas break for this school year will start on Dec. 15, a week earlier than the original Dec. 22 schedule. “We have been listening to the suggestions of the Senate, the Executive, the Congress, and the parents,” said Briones on the…

DepEd Teachers, Personnel, Set to Receive P3,000 Anniversary Bonus in December

P3000 Anniversary Bonus

Teaching and non-teaching personnel of the Department of Education (DepEd) across all governance levels are set to receive P3,000 bonus as part of its anniversary celebration in December. The pronouncement was first made by DepEd Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones during the World Teachers’ Day celebration in Ormoc City on October 5, and was reaffirmed in a meeting between the members of the Department’s Executive Committee and the Alliance of Concerned Teachers (ACT) – Philippines at SEAMEO INNOTECH, Quezon City on October 26. “We’re already working on it, and preparing for…

ISO Certified DepEd Regional and Division Offices

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DepEd regional, division offices receive ISO Certification The Department of Education (DepEd) Region VIII, and the Schools Division Offices of Bacoor City, Laoag City, and Ilocos Norte recently obtained International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Certification for displaying commitment to the standards of quality management in providing quality and efficient service to stakeholders. Education Secretary Leonor Magtolis Briones and other DepEd officials are delighted with this milestone and gave recognition to the said offices during the Awarding Ceremony of Certification to ISO 9001:2015 on September 21 at the Bulwagan ng Karunungan,…

DepEd Statement on Calls to Fully Implement the Six-hour Workday

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As a response to the concerns pertaining to the working hours of public school teachers, the Department of Education (DepEd) clarified that teachers are not exempted from the eight-hour workday in government, as resolved in the Civil Service Commission (CSC) Resolution No. 080096 issued in 2008. Under the CSC Resolution, teachers are required to render six hours of actual classroom teaching per day within the school premises, while the remaining two hours may be utilized to doing teaching-related tasks outside the school premises. Due to the continuing clamor to strictly…